by | March 05, 2018 | 09:47

As Stacy Smith, who researches gender equality in film and television at the University of Southern California, has put it, it's the idea that A-list actors have the ability to stipulate in their contracts that diversity be reflected both onscreen and in "below the line" positions, where women, people of color, and members of L.G.B.T.

by | March 05, 2018 | 09:26

Lawrence kicked off her shoes and took shots of rum with Stephen Colbert on The Late Show and discussed her drunk alter-ego, "Gail," while making an appearance on The Ellen Degeneres Show. Clad in a metallic Dior gown and a pair of steep stiletto heels, the Red Sparrow star awkwardly made her way over the rows of seats, presumably to greet a shocked Meryl Streep , who she was photographed talking to afterwards.

by | March 05, 2018 | 09:28

Vega, a film and stage actress as well as an opera singer, plays Marina, a transgender woman in love with Orlando, a much older man who dies the night of her birthday celebration. The Chilean film beat nominees from Russia , Lebanon, Sweden and Hungary. Rita Moreno poses with director Sebastian Lelio from Chile after he won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film for " A Fantastic Woman ".

by | March 05, 2018 | 06:56

Others nominated in the category are beat Mary J. Blige, Mudbound , Lesley Manville, Phantom Thread , Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird and Octavia Spencer, The Shape of Water . Interestingly, Janney harboured dreams of becoming an Olympic figure skater, but was unable to realise the dream when she smashed through a sliding glass window when she was 17.

by | March 05, 2018 | 06:45

In a previous clip, she said she was convinced she was having a boy. She told Kim: "I don't feel like I'm having a girl at all". This will be the first child for Kardashian and Thompson's second as he already has a son from a previous relationship.

by | March 05, 2018 | 06:38

It's taboo to wear it twice.' And I said, 'I don't give a dang about no taboo, I spent a lot of money on this dress. The $4,000 gown made another appearance on the late night comedy show during "Weekend Update" when she donned it once more and sashayed in the background to show it off.

by | March 05, 2018 | 06:04

Share this article: Sam Rockwell during his acceptance speech at the 90th annual Oscars . The " Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri " star's tribute to Hoffman nearly fell on deaf ears, as the Oscars' orchestra began playing him out.

by | March 05, 2018 | 05:37

The clip doesn't give away much, but we do get to see Emily Blunt as the titular nanny as she floats down from the sky on a kite, and Lin-Manuel Miranda riding a bike and looking an bad lot like Dick Van Dyke's chimney sweep from the original 1964 musical.

by | March 05, 2018 | 03:31

In 1962, wearing a black and gold dress, Rita Moreno won her first major award, an Oscar, playing "America"-loving Anita in West Side Story ". "The fabric is obi, which is the what Japanese women use on their kimonos folded over and over", she told Ryan Seacrest on the red carpet when he asked about the recycled look, expressing surprise that it was still in such great condition all those years later.

by | March 05, 2018 | 03:30

According to data from comScore , the previous Oscar weekend record was $40 million in 2010, held by Disney's "Alice In Wonderland" remake. Marvel's " Black Panther " had another fantastic weekend, bringing in $65.7M across 4,084 locations.

by | March 05, 2018 | 03:06

And Birdman before that. "Unfortunately, Armie Hammer can't be here today, which is probably better because we'd all be staring at him since he's such a god***n hunk", co-host Nick Kroll said during the opening monologue. Best supporting female and male went to I, Tonya's Alison Janney and Sam Rockwell for Three Billboards , while best screenplay went to Greta Gerwig for Ladybird.

by | March 05, 2018 | 02:13

She also went out and purchased another Coton de Tulear from the breeder she'd bought her original Coton from. The two dogs live with her in her Malibu home. "Still, every time I look at their faces, I think of my Samantha...and smile". I thought, "Wow. This is so transparent"'. Streisand followed up " Funny Girl ", for which she won an Oscar, with "Hello Dolly!" but said she had never much liked the movie.

by | March 05, 2018 | 02:02

As previously reported , rapper Rick Ross is now hospitalized due to an apparent heart attack. For those unaware, that's a picture of Ivan Drago from the movie Rocky IV - and in that particular scene, Drago is standing over Apollo Creed just as Creed is dying.

by | March 05, 2018 | 01:29

Two decades after the end of apartheid and celebrations marking Nelson Mandela's release from prison, white estate proprietors continue to occupy the overwhelming majority of South Africa's land. An unrelated group that represents mostly white South Africans, called AfriForum, said it planned to begin an worldwide campaign against the measure, arguing its position to global governments.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:42

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest have been co-hosting Live With Kelly and Ryan together for almost a year, and their on-screen chemistry always seems on point during the daily talk show. Deadline reports that E! is plotting out several "defensive scenarios" to protect the network from live backlash on the red carpet. Sadler left over pay disparity, she said.

by | March 04, 2018 | 22:25

China, the world's second biggest economy fuelled fears of a trade war when it warned that it is ready to hit back at the United States if it harms its economic interests. Zhang said that each country has its own development path and model, and Beijing will not import models from other countries, nor will it export its own.

by | March 04, 2018 | 21:54

Speaking to Entertainment Weekly , Robertson-Dworet said that her script for Captain Marvel was directly influenced by her experience on Tomb Raider . That won't be the case with Carol Danvers, fortunately. Arriving on March 8 2019, CAPTAIN MARVEL will star Brie Larson as the titular heroine with Jude Law as Mar-Vell with Humans sought after Actress Gemma Chan joining the film as the villainous Doctor Minerva, a Kree geneticist and nemesis of the aforementioned Mar-Vell.

by | March 04, 2018 | 20:02

On Thursday night's Watch What Happens Live , the actress admitted she's never actually dated Brad Pitt , but she totally doesn't mind if you think she did! After Lawrence finally cleared up one of the false rumours about her and Pitt, she went on to discuss her real breakup with director Darren Aronofsky .

by | March 04, 2018 | 19:12

Before their marriage, while Anushka may have not been so openly affectionate towards the man, but Virat was quite PDA in his admiration for his lady. Anushka Sharma Starrer supernatural thriller opened on a slow note on Friday mostly because of Holi celebration but has picked up on the second day on Saturday.

by | March 04, 2018 | 18:40

Researchers were surprised by how much water vapor they found in a " hot Jupiter " - three times more than on Saturn. But its planet WASP-39b - very different from the planets of our system: the mass, it is not up to Saturn's, but larger than even Jupiter.

by | March 04, 2018 | 12:40

Stiers' agent, Mitchell K. Stubbs, confirmed the actor passed on Saturday, March 3 after battling bladder cancer. Born in Peoria, Ill., Stiers moved to Eugene, where he graduated from high school and attended the University of OR before quitting to pursue acting in San Francisco.

by | March 04, 2018 | 12:20

The Bank of England (BoE) has asked shops to avoid doing this to prevent a mad rush in the last day as £2bn worth of tender becomes effectively worthless after tomorrow (1 March). People may also be able to exchange the old note at a local bank or post office but there is no obligation to accept them after the deadline. The plastic fiver, featuring Winston Churchill, entered circulation in September 2016.

by | March 04, 2018 | 11:09

The Men in Black spinoff movie continues to gain momentum, with Chris Hemsworth in negotiations for a role. The original film saw Jones and Smith as two agents from a secret organization known as the " Men in Black ", who were responsible for deterring extraterrestrial terror from ravaging Earth.

by | March 04, 2018 | 07:00

While Secret Superstar was released in just 5000 screens, Bajrangi Bhaijaan has got 8000 screens. The Bollywood movie received helm response from audiences in the neighboring country of India and earned $ 2.24 million on opening day. Helmed by Kabir Khan, Bajrangi Bhaijaan also starred Kareena Kapoor Khan and Harshali Malhotra in lead roles. " Bajrangi Bhaijaan " is about a man who reunites a Pakistani girl lost in India with his family by crossing the tense border between two hostile ...

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:51

Witherspoon and Lauren Neustadter will executive produce for Hello Sunshine , while Washington will executive produce for Simpson Street and Pilar Savone will oversee the project for their shingle. Plus, she'll return for Season 2 of Big Little Lies . Washington's Simpson Street just landed a pilot order at ABC for comedy Man of the House starring Alyson Hannigan .

by | March 04, 2018 | 06:39

His performance in the movie earned him Golden Raspberry Awards for the worst actor . A Madea Halloween (topping Katherine Heigl, Dakota Johnson, Jennifer Lawrence and Emma Watson). We can thank 50 Shades Darker and The Emoji Movie for sparing The Last Knight, as they almost won every single category. As for the acting prizes, Tom Cruise was named Worst Actor for The Mummy (beating out Johnny Depp, Jamie Dornan, Zac Efron and Mark Wahlberg) and Tyler Perry took home Worst ...

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:08

Lee said that she's aware of the push for Elsa to define her sexuality and she's not opposed to it. "[It's] a wonderful conversation that we should all have about whether a Disney princess or queen could be gay", she said. However, this is not Disney's first gay character. I am 100 percent rooting for this and I really hope Disney can make this happen. When " Frozen " was released in 2013, some fans saw a correlation between Elsa and an LGBQ person coming out.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:12

This leaves us in a place where Oscar nominations for actors of diverse backgrounds have not caught up with their share of the U.S. population. It's unclear whether or not he's getting paid the same amount this year, but regardless, he'll be taking home something for his efforts, even if it isn't an actual Oscars trophy.

by | March 04, 2018 | 02:51

However, in January he withdrew as a presenter for best lead actress in the wake of sexual harassment allegations. With Time's Up set to get a major piece of time during the Oscars telecast on Sunday night, the Academy seems intent on breaking traditions and shaking things up a bit - and now, we know that includes breaking on who announces the lead acting nominations, too! The specter of Affleck presenting would have created controversy.

by | March 04, 2018 | 02:18

But, just months after suffering a horrific ankle injury in the season opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Celtics prize free agent signee appears to be on track, if not ahead of schedule, in both his healing and rehab programs. A reporter playfully asked if we should ask Stevens for another update on Sunday. Reports All-Star weekend had Hayward's ankle still slightly swollen and purple, which suggests what Brad Stevens has said all along - he will not be back this season.

by | March 04, 2018 | 00:57

Kylie had kept her pregnancy under wraps for the entire 9 months and later explained she wanted to experience motherhood for the first time away from the glare of the media. Weeks later, she shared a video of her daughter's tiny toes , and on Thursday, she celebrated her first month of life by posting a full-length shot of herself holding Stormi.

by | March 03, 2018 | 22:27

There have been rumors going around that the Wonder Woman sequel will feature an appearance from comic villain Cheetah, and it looks like WB has found an actress for the role. Wiig rose to popularity after her comedic stints in the acclaimed television series " Saturday Night Live ", and her film career was jolted after starring in the 2012 film " Bridesmaids ".

by | March 03, 2018 | 21:19

This scene was created to drive home the division between the philosophies of Luke and Rey, also playing into Rey's next Force-facetime with Kylo Ren, further sowing the seeds of her possible Dark Side turn. "In her next-to-last Force connection she has with Kylo, which is the very intense one, the context for that was her coming off this rejection and angry moment with Luke", Johnson said.

by | March 03, 2018 | 18:28

Three men in their 30s have been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter following the Hinckley Road explosion on Sunday which killed five people , Leicestershire Police said. "We acknowledge that the bad events of Sunday night in Hinckley Road have attracted significant public, political and media interest", a spokesperson said.

by | March 03, 2018 | 18:05

Minhaj will be the first Indian-American to play a lead host role on a talk show. Hasan Minhaj is going solo. "To me, it felt like I was a superhero", Minhaj said . He's now featured on "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah " as a correspondent. He is a brilliant performer, who is hilarious both on stage and off, and more importantly he isn't afraid to share his thoughtful voice and unique perspective.